The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 131 125 150
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +25
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 59 54 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.46% 1.44% 0.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.64% 4.70% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 40 29 31
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
Social Media
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1272 1150 1270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 31.45% 30.70% 33.62%
Number of salaries quoted 978 960 1073
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Social Media across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Social Media
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Social Media across the Manchester region.

Social Media Salary Trend in Manchester

Social Media
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Media across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Social Media Salary Histogram in Manchester

Social Media
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport 0 3 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Salford - 3 £26,500 -
Bolton +1 2 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Social Media
North West

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Social Media also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Social Media.

1 117 (65.36%) Marketing
2 82 (45.81%) HTML
3 79 (44.13%) CSS
4 77 (43.02%) SEO
5 76 (42.46%) JavaScript
6 53 (29.61%) Analytics
7 50 (27.93%) jQuery
8 43 (24.02%) Google
9 42 (23.46%) .NET
9 42 (23.46%) Digital Marketing
10 40 (22.35%) Pay per click
11 37 (20.67%) SQL
12 35 (19.55%) SQL Server
13 32 (17.88%) CMS
14 31 (17.32%) Degree
15 29 (16.20%) C#
16 26 (14.53%) IIS
16 26 (14.53%) HTML5
17 25 (13.97%) MVC
18 23 (12.85%) Web Design
18 23 (12.85%) Web Analytics
18 23 (12.85%) ASP.NET
18 23 (12.85%) Online Marketing
18 23 (12.85%) Google Analytics
19 22 (12.29%) Project Management
20 19 (10.61%) Umbraco
20 19 (10.61%) LINQ
20 19 (10.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 19 (10.61%) Web Services
20 19 (10.61%) SharePoint

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Social Media also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Social Media. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (17.88%) CMS
2 26 (14.53%) IIS
3 19 (10.61%) Umbraco
3 19 (10.61%) SharePoint
4 14 (7.82%) WordPress
5 9 (5.03%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (2.79%) Drupal
7 3 (1.68%) Jetty
7 3 (1.68%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.12%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (4.47%) Photoshop
2 7 (3.91%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (3.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 23 (12.85%) Google Analytics
2 5 (2.79%) Magento
3 2 (1.12%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.56%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.15%) Intranet
2 6 (3.35%) Internet
3 1 (0.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (19.55%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.23%) MySQL
4 3 (1.68%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.68%) Big Data
4 3 (1.68%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.68%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (1.68%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (7.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (6.70%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.35%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.35%) Selenium
4 3 (1.68%) Subversion
5 2 (1.12%) Bugzilla
5 2 (1.12%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (1.12%) WatiN
5 2 (1.12%) WATIR
6 1 (0.56%) Grunt
6 1 (0.56%) Ant
General
1 117 (65.36%) Marketing
2 12 (6.70%) Retail
2 12 (6.70%) Finance
3 8 (4.47%) Advertising
4 3 (1.68%) Automotive
4 3 (1.68%) Banking
4 3 (1.68%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.12%) Front Office
6 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 59 (32.96%) Developer
2 20 (11.17%) Front-End Developer
3 19 (10.61%) Consultant
4 13 (7.26%) Marketing Manager
5 12 (6.70%) .NET Developer
5 12 (6.70%) SEO Executive
6 11 (6.15%) Senior Developer
7 10 (5.59%) Designer
8 9 (5.03%) Web Developer
8 9 (5.03%) Account Manager
8 9 (5.03%) SharePoint Developer
9 8 (4.47%) Analyst
9 8 (4.47%) PPC Manager
9 8 (4.47%) PPC Analyst
9 8 (4.47%) PPC Executive
9 8 (4.47%) PPC Specialist
10 7 (3.91%) Software Team Leader
10 7 (3.91%) Marketing Consultant
10 7 (3.91%) Social Media Manager
10 7 (3.91%) Social Media Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (45.81%) HTML
2 79 (44.13%) CSS
3 50 (27.93%) jQuery
4 42 (23.46%) .NET
5 26 (14.53%) HTML5
6 23 (12.85%) ASP.NET
7 19 (10.61%) LINQ
7 19 (10.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 19 (10.61%) Web Services
8 16 (8.94%) XSLT
9 10 (5.59%) .NET Framework
10 9 (5.03%) XML
10 9 (5.03%) XSL
11 8 (4.47%) Ajax
11 8 (4.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 7 (3.91%) CSS3
13 6 (3.35%) Flash
14 5 (2.79%) KnockoutJS
14 5 (2.79%) Cocoa Touch
14 5 (2.79%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.06%) User Experience
1 18 (10.06%) Mobile App
2 14 (7.82%) Data Extraction
2 14 (7.82%) Visualisation
3 12 (6.70%) Digital Media
4 10 (5.59%) Copywriting
5 8 (4.47%) iPad
5 8 (4.47%) iPhone
6 7 (3.91%) Blog
6 7 (3.91%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.79%) Graphic Design
7 5 (2.79%) New Media
7 5 (2.79%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.68%) Open Source
9 2 (1.12%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.12%) IVR
9 2 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.12%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.56%) Podcast
10 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.59%) Android
2 8 (4.47%) Windows
2 8 (4.47%) Apple iOS
3 5 (2.79%) Windows Phone
3 5 (2.79%) Windows Phone 8
4 3 (1.68%) Mac OS
4 3 (1.68%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (1.68%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (43.02%) SEO
2 53 (29.61%) Analytics
3 42 (23.46%) Digital Marketing
4 40 (22.35%) Pay per click
5 25 (13.97%) MVC
6 23 (12.85%) Web Design
6 23 (12.85%) Web Analytics
6 23 (12.85%) Online Marketing
7 22 (12.29%) Project Management
8 17 (9.50%) Data Management
9 16 (8.94%) B2B
10 15 (8.38%) E-Commerce
11 14 (7.82%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (7.26%) CRM
13 11 (6.15%) Web Development
14 10 (5.59%) B2C
14 10 (5.59%) Email Marketing
15 9 (5.03%) OOP
16 7 (3.91%) Multithreading
16 7 (3.91%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 76 (42.46%) JavaScript
2 37 (20.67%) SQL
3 29 (16.20%) C#
4 7 (3.91%) XQuery
4 7 (3.91%) PHP
5 6 (3.35%) Objective-C
6 5 (2.79%) Java
7 1 (0.56%) C
7 1 (0.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (17.32%) Degree
2 2 (1.12%) ISEB
2 2 (1.12%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.12%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (1.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 43 (24.02%) Google
2 17 (9.50%) Facebook
3 13 (7.26%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.03%) Sitecore
4 9 (5.03%) Twitter
5 8 (4.47%) Yahoo!
6 6 (3.35%) Apple
7 3 (1.68%) JBoss
8 2 (1.12%) SAP
8 2 (1.12%) comScore
9 1 (0.56%) Neolane
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle
9 1 (0.56%) JD Edwards
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